Lundin Commences Malaysian Drilling Campaign
Lundin Petroleum has commenced exploratory drilling on the Tarap-1 well, located in the SB 303 block offshore Sabah, East Malaysia. Drilling of this well kicks-off Lundin’s Malaysian five-well drilling campaign in 2011.
The well, targeting Miocene sandstones in the Kindu sub basin, is being drilled by the Offshore Courageous jackup in a water depth of 230 feet (70 meters). Tarap-1 is a deviated well, directionally drilled to intersect a series of stacked seismic anomalies, with a planned total depth of 7,021 feet (2,140 meters).
Lundin Petroleum holds a 75% operating interest in SB 303 through its subsidiary Lundin Malaysia BV, while Petronas holds the remaining interest.SubseaIQ provides focused, in-depth coverage of offshore field development activities around the world, with daily updates on hundreds of offshore fields and facilities. Click here to sign up for the free weekly email newsletter.
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